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Seoul City to Introduce Smart Stations on Subway Line 2

Seoul City to Introduce Smart Stations on Subway Line 2

SEOUL, Jul. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — ‘Smart Station’ services, first tested last April at Gunja Station located along Seoul Subway Line 5, will be introduced to Line 2. Seoul Transportation Corporation announced on Wednesday that it will turn all 50 stations on Line 2 into Smart Stations by next March Smart Stations allow integrated management [...]

Electric-powered Auto Racing Series Formula E to Debut in Seoul Next Year

Electric-powered Auto Racing Series Formula E to Debut in Seoul Next Year

SEOUL, Jul. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — An electric-powered auto racing series, the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, will be held in Seoul next year in a global event to promote environmentally friendly vehicles, the event’s organizer said Tuesday. The 2019/2020 ABB FIA Formula E Championship will take place at Jamsil Stadium and on neighboring [...]

Seoul’s Nanum Car Service to Team Up with Other Car-sharing Businesses

Seoul’s Nanum Car Service to Team Up with Other Car-sharing Businesses

SEOUL, Jul. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Seoul’s Nanum Car, a car sharing service, plans to reach 10,000 shared cars by 2022. The city announced on Sunday that Nanum Car will join hands with Delivery Car and People Car to work with four car sharing businesses. Nanum Car, currently offering 4,700 shared cars, plans to reach [...]

Heavy Traffic Jams Expected in Seoul Due to Rallies Timed for Trump’s Visit

Heavy Traffic Jams Expected in Seoul Due to Rallies Timed for Trump’s Visit

SEOUL, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Severe traffic congestion is expected on major roads in downtown Seoul over the weekend as conservative and progressive civic groups are planning a series of massive rallies and marches for and against U.S. President Trump’s visit to South Korea, police here said Thursday. Trump is scheduled to arrive in [...]